Yokota's Caleb Heino grimaces as Christian Academy Japan's Jordan Van Druff takes command in the 108-pound final. (EMMA STEVENS/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
Yokota's Caleb Heino grimaces as Christian Academy Japan's Jordan Van Druff takes command in the 108-pound final. (EMMA STEVENS/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)

Wrestling: Korean-based wrestlers, Kubasaki shine on the mats

by Dave Ornauer
Stars and Stripes

It was a red-letter day for Korea-based wrestlers in the 42nd Far East tournament in a season where teams in Korea had trouble fielding full lineups.

Two Osan wrestlers won their weight classes Friday, the first time that’s happened in 10 years. One of them, Kojiro VanHoose, a 129-pound senior, broke a school record with his third straight Far East title.

And Humphreys recorded a school first, as Will Allen, a 135-pounder, became the first Blackhawks wrestler to win a Far East title.

Read more at: https://www.stripes.com/1.569812

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